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The View’s Whoopi Goldberg ruthlessly mocks Trump as his fantasy to make Mexico pay for the wall crashes into reality

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After his disastrous public meeting with Democratic leaders, The View’s Whoopi Goldberg ruthlessly mocked President Donald Trump’s threats to shut down the government if Congress won’t give him $5 billion for the wall he promised Mexico would pay for, proposing that the self-proclaimed billionaire pay for it himself.

“His base likes the wall because he promised Mexico was going to pay for it, right?” Goldberg asked, with her tongue firmly in cheek. “So now that Mexico said they’re not going to pay for it, he can actually open up that very fat wallet he talks about all the time and start the ball rolling.”

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“Or because he’s a construction guy, he can just get it built,” she continued, as the audience laughed. “Come on, how hard can it be for you to build the wall and then pass the hat, you know, maybe put a go fund the wall page up?”

“You said the American people did not have to pay it,” Goldberg went on. “So why are you now saying you’re willing to shut everything down to get it, because you know that means it’s going to come out of our pockets.”

“Maybe that’s perhaps why everybody got behind it, because they didn’t think they were going to have to pay for it,” chimed in co-host Sunny Hostin.

“The base hasn’t really gotten anything else,” added Joy Behar. “The taxes didn’t really go down. Their air is getting polluted. We don’t have any friendships around the world anymore. So what did the base get except maybe the wall.”

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“They got the hats,” said Hostin drily.

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‘He’s cooked’: Sam Donaldson warns Trump the Senate may vote to convict him after impeachment trial

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Veteran newsman Sam Donaldson on Monday evening told CNN viewers not to assume that Senate Republicans would refuse to remove President Donald Trump from office during an impeachment vote.

"Breaking news," CNN Don Lemon alerted. "A CNN source saying that the effort to pressure Ukraine for political help alarmed John Bolton so much that the told an aide to alert White House lawyers that Giuliani was a hand grenade who will blow everyone up. And a source familiar with Fiona Hill’s testimony says the former Russia adviser told lawmakers she was she saw wrongdoing in the Ukraine policy and reported it."

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Rudy Giuliani admits ‘Fraud Guarantee’ paid him $500,000 to work for indicted associate

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Rudy Giuliani admitted being paid a half a million dollars by an associate currently being held in federal custody, Reuters reported Monday.

"President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, was paid $500,000 for work he did for a company co-founded by the Ukrainian-American businessman arrested last week on campaign finance charges, Giuliani told Reuters on Monday. The businessman, Lev Parnas, is a close associate of Giuliani and was involved in his effort to investigate Trump’s political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden, who is a leading contender for the 2020 Democratic Party nomination," Reuters reported.

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John Bolton ripped Rudy Giuliani as a drug dealer and ‘hand grenade’: report

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Then-National Security Advisor John Bolton was reportedly shocked by the shadow foreign policy being conducted by Rudy Giuliani, a top former National Security Council official testified to Congress on Monday, The New York Times reports.

"The effort to pressure Ukraine for political help provoked a heated confrontation inside the White House last summer that so alarmed John R. Bolton, then the national security adviser, that he told an aide to alert White House lawyers, House investigators were told on Monday," the newspaper reported. "Mr. Bolton got into a sharp exchange on July 10 with Gordon D. Sondland, the Trump donor turned ambassador to the European Union, who was working with Rudolph W. Giuliani, the president’s personal lawyer, to press Ukraine to investigate Democrats, according to testimony provided to the investigators."

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